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Mrs. Elefantis from Las Vegas NV is requesting Books through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Once Upon a Time with Mrs. Elefantis

My students need a fairytale experience with castles, kings, queens, knights, and dragons!

  • $381 goal

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My Students

As a teacher in a Title I school, my students are faced with several challenges both in and out of the classroom. Despite the many challenges they face, I am looking to provide a bridge in the learning at school and the learning at home.

My students are creative, kind, and very enthusiastic about learning.

They love to have fun while they learn and they learn best with activities that spark their interest. From the minute they walk in the door of my classroom I focus on their individual needs and growth. By doing this in a creative and positive way, I am hopeful to inspire even our earliest learners to continue on a path of academic excellence.

My Project

Classroom transformations are fun, magical, and so engaging for all students. I cannot wait to create a fairy tale adventure right in our classroom!

I am requesting fairy tale books, decorations, and activities for my students to use in our fairy tale classroom transformation.

My students need experiences to help make real life connections and I think transforming our classroom is a great way to help students connect their learning to real life experiences.

We will incorporate kindergarten standards into our fun, students won't even know they are learning! Our day will consist of reading fairy tales with close reads, learning new vocabulary, and participating in hands-on activities.

Mrs. Elefantis
Grades PreK-2
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
Ambesonne Gothic Decor Collection, Medieval Stone Balcony with Curvings Graphic Design Mystic Middle Age Legend Story Print, Living Room Bedroom Curtain 2 Panels Set, 108 X 90 Inches, Grey Purple • Amazon Business $69.95 1 $69.95
Forum Novelties Dungeon Decor Indoor/Outdoor Stone Wall Backdrop, 100', Gray • Amazon Business $32.99 1 $32.99
Ambesonne Gothic Decor Collection, Medieval Stone Balcony with Curvings Graphic Design Mystic Middle Age Legend Story Print, Bedroom Living Room Dorm Wall Hanging Tapestry, Grey Purple • Amazon Business $29.95 1 $29.95
Kiddey Knight's Castle Kids Play Tent -Indoor & Outdoor Children's Playhouse -- Durable & Portable with Free Carrying Bag – “BONUS” Shield and Sword Set - Makes Perfect Gift for Boys & Girls • Amazon Business $23.99 1 $23.99
Small World Toys Imaginative Play - Knight in Shining Armor Silver Color • Amazon Business $19.99 1 $19.99
Playo Gold Foil Crowns – Pack of 12 Gold King Crowns – Perfect for King Costume accessories • Amazon Business $8.99 2 $17.98
Lann's Linens - 5 Satin 14" x 108" Dining Room Table Runners for Wedding, Reception or Party - Red • Amazon Business $11.99 1 $11.99
Beistle 57466 Jointed Suit of Armor, 6-Feet • Amazon Business $11.14 1 $11.14
Medieval Pennant Banner 10in. x 12ft. Pkg/3 • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Fire Breathing 30 Inch (GREEN) Dragon Inflatable 3 pack • Amazon Business $8.04 1 $8.04
Stairway, Window & Torch Props Party Accessory (1 count) (9/Pkg) • Amazon Business $7.30 1 $7.30
The Three Little Pigs (Paul Galdone Classics) • Amazon Business $6.95 1 $6.95
The Gingerbread Boy (Paul Galdone Classics) • Amazon Business $6.88 1 $6.88
The Three Billy Goats Gruff (Paul Galdone Classics) • Amazon Business $6.52 1 $6.52
The Little Red Hen (Paul Galdone Classics) • Amazon Business $4.93 1 $4.93

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